Education

Bridgehampton School Board Adopts $18.69M Budget

The Bridgehampton School Board on Wednesday voted 5-0 to present a spending plan of $18,689,852 for the 2019-2020 school year to the community for a vote on May 21.

Five Vying for Two Seats on Bridgehampton School Board

School board elections in the Bridgehampton School District have largely been uncontested in recent years. That is not the case this year.

Sag Harbor School Board Makes Last-Minute Changes, Chooses $42.9M Budget

The Sag Harbor School Board unanimously agreed to present the lower of the two options to the community for the May 21 budget vote.

Pierson Athletic Field Reopens for Student Use

The much-storied field that reopened for student use on April 8 following a few months of limited use or complete closure.

School News: Olympians Place Second, Matthers Named Valedictorian, Bennett Awarded

Members of the Pierson Middle School Math Olympians — led by teacher Chase Mallia — attended the 1st Annual North Shore Math Invitational.

Local School Board Campaigns Take Shape

School board election campaigns are in full swing in Sag Harbor, with three candidates actively campaigning so far and four others tentatively considering running for three open seats.

Noyac Civic Council Audience Asks Questions on Sag Harbor School Budget

Sag Harbor superintendent Katy Graves and business administrator Dr. Philip Kenter handled the inquiries on the $43.4 million budget plan.

Bridgehampton School Adds Technology Teacher to Budget Plan

Bridgehampton School District officials have heeded the suggestions of parents and added the salary for another new teacher to its proposed 2019-2020 budget plan.

Work To Commence ‘Immediately’ at Sag Harbor Learning Center

The Sag Harbor School Board unanimously approved a general contractor, an electrician and a heating, ventilation and air conditioning company.

Proposed $43.4M Sag Harbor Schools Budget Will Include 3-Percent Levy Increase

Questions remain over how the district will close a gap between revenue and expenses in the proposed $43.4 million spending plan.

Sag Harbor Projects Rise in Spending at Individual Schools in 2019-2020 Budget

Spending on supplies and teaching staff for the Sag Harbor School District’s three campuses — including the anticipated opening of the Sag Harbor Learning Center, formerly Stella Maris — is projected to increase next year.

Fairchild, Coffey Top the Senior Class in Bridgehampton

Bridgehampton High School announced this week that seniors James Fairchild and Autumn Coffey have been named valedictorian and salutatorian, respectively, of the Class of 2019.

Pierson High School Robotics Team Builds, and Rebuilds

With history teacher Susan Duff at the helm this year — the school’s first female head robotics advisor in the team’s nearly 25-year history — Pierson is looking to make a name for itself.

Bridgehampton Robotics Team Has High Hopes for Advanced Robot

A tight-knit team of Bridgehampton School whiz kids have built what they call the most advanced robot their team has ever created.

Sag Harbor Transportation Report Lacking, Some Board Members Say

A consultant paid for by the Sag Harbor School District has released a number of recommendations for how it can improve its busing system.

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